In top form, both technically and visually: Volkswagen has presented the second generation of the Polo R WRC in Autostadt, Wolfsburg. The works team from Wolfsburg has its sights set firmly on another successful defence of its titles in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) with a new car and a new look. Volkswagen completed a clean sweep of all the World Championship titles when the Polo R WRC made its debut in 2013, before repeating this impressive feat last season. Continuity is the key to the driving line-up
Volkswagen of America, Inc. announced today that the compact, fully electric 2015 e-Golf has been rated by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) at 126 city, 105 highway, and 116 combined Miles per Gallon of Gasoline Equivalent* (MPGe), and given a range of up to 83 miles. Compared to other compact electric vehicles (EVs), these numbers make the e-Golf the most efficient car in its class for the 2015 model year.
Volkswagen presents the new Fox Pepper, a conceptual version of the New Fox. Uniquely visual and differentiated content, the model has sporty and youthful appeal and will be at the Auto Show in Sao Paulo, wvhich takes place from October 30 to November 9, to assess the opinions of visitors. The exposed unit is painted in the color Red Tornado, referring to the name Pepper (pepper, in English). Serial With content based on the new Fox Highline. Volkswagen Fox Pepper brings a lot of security and technology features, such as Electronic Control stability (ESC) and traction control (TC and ASR). In addition, the conceptual model is equipped with the new 1.6l engine up to 120 hp MSI, the EA211 family, with four valves per cylinder, and with the new manual six-speed transmission.
There has never been a sports car like the XL Sport concept being showcased by Volkswagen in a world premiere at the 2014 Paris Motor Show. A car that uncompromisingly furthers the development of the lightweight sports car in its very essence. A 270 km/h driving machine based on the XL1, the most efficient car of all time. Efficiency and emotion compellingly recombined. At the rear of the XL Sport sits one of the finest achievements in engine technology – the V2 adapted from the new Ducati 1199 Superleggera, the world’s most powerful two-cylinder motorcycle. Like the XL1, of which
Shortly before the beginning of summer, BRUXSAFOL has introduced the new, extremely trendy color „Matt Caribbean Metallic“ as an addition to its unique „PWF“ film assortment. This extravagant turquoise matt film with an anodized surface turns any car into a real eye catcher. In cooperation with the “PWF” authorized dealer Werbemanufaktur Doll out of Ulm, a racy VW Scirocco was the first car to be upgraded with this new color. A real
Volkswagen is not messing around when it characterizes its new MQB architecture as modular. It’s already underpinning the VW Golf, Audi A3, Seat Leon and Skoda Octavia, and will soon form the basis for many more. And here is the latest.
Ordinary things are done of course immediately at CAM SHAFT in Kempen on the Lower Rhine, however, unique things may take there a little longer! Meanwhile CAM SHAFT crew has been demonstrating for almost 10 years with countless examples its creative power in terms of foil design and in the past often initiated new trends in this field. CAM SHAFT puts deliberately great emphasis not on digital printing „Print & Wrap“, but rather on transparency print technology, where absolutely neccessary skilled craftmadnship is important.
The 220 HP / 162 kW Polo R WRC is one of Volkswagen’s small high-performance cars, one of the best of all time, and draws upon VW‘s successful rally experience. By adding Eibach Suspension Components, the Motorsport heritage is enhanced – without affecting its day to day character.
The Pro-Kit Performance Springs reduce the Polo‘s centre of gravity. The car now has a spotier stance with a more agile handling.